Fabiola Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Fabiola:
Derived from the Latin Fabius, an old Roman family name derived from faba (a bean).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Nicknames for Fabiola
Fabi, Fabs, Fabulous, Fabster, Fab, Fab-Fab, Fabilouis,Abby,Fabee,Fabybear
- Meanings and history of the name Fabiola
Fabiola is a female name of Latin/Roman origin. It is the diminutive of Fabia, the female form of the Roman family clan name Fabius, which may possibly be derived from Latin faba "bean" (see Fabia (gens), Origin of the gens). Saint Fabiola (fourth century) was an energetic Roman matron who organized the first hospice for sick and needy travelers.
- Famous real-life people named Fabiola
Queen Fabiola of Belgium
Fabiola (Roman physician), d. A.D. 399
Fabiola Gianotti, b. 1962, Italian particle physicist
Fabiola Romero, American model and cheerleader
Fabiola Zuluaga, Colombian tennis player
- Fabiola in song, story & screen
Fabiola (1918 film), a silent Italian film
Fabiola (film), a 1948 film known in English as The Fighting Gladiator
Fabiola (novel), an 1854 novel by Cardinal Nicholas Wiseman
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